McCurdy Legacy - A Conference

Sunday, November 1, 2015 to Monday, November 2, 2015
6:00 pm
Event Location: 
The Miller Center and Caplin Pavilion

Sponsored by the University of Virginia Miller Center, the School of Law and the Corcoran Department of History

This conference will celebrate and explore the legacy of Charles W. McCurdy on a scholarly and personal level. It will also serve to inaugurate the Charles W. McCurdy Fellowship in Legal History at the Miller Center and School of Law. During a 40-year career in the Corcoran Department of History and the School of Law, McCurdy has been the intellectual and pedagogical heart of legal history at the University of Virginia. His scholarship earned him the 2003 Order of the Coif Triennial Book Award for “The Anti-Rent Era in New York Law and Politics, 1839-1865.” His teaching has earned him not only official recognition but, more importantly, claim to having directed or advised more than 200 doctoral dissertations, master’s theses, and undergraduate theses. 

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UVA Law School's conference page